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Overview of events related to Arabic typography and visual culture

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  • event: Europe - Middle East- 1 reaction

    Letters to Wear : Arabic Typography Competition

    Deadline extended until 5 January 2015

    5 Nov 2014
    20 Mar 2015

    A Product Design Competition for Bag Charms Closing date for all submissions is the 5th of January 2015 Winning Prize: €10,000 +…

  • event: Beirut & Dubai

    Tripple Book Signing

    Books: Hilmi Al-Tuni, Nasri Khattar and Sculpting Type

    27 Feb 2015
    18 Mar 2015

    The book signing for the three Khatt Books title will take place at a yet-to-be announced venue in Beirut, and at The Magazine Shop…

  • event: Doha, Mathaf

    Shirin Neshat, Afterwards

    the first solo exhibition in the region by Iranian artist Shirin Neshat

    9 Nov 2014
    15 Feb 2015

    Opening: 8 November 2014, at 4pm This major show is located on the ground floor galleries and introduces a group of existing and…

  • event: Dubai, Tashkeel
    1 Mar 2015
    31 May 2015


    A 5-day intensive Arabic Type Design workshop with Georg Seifert, Lara Assouad-Khoury, and Khajag Apelian. For registration and…

  • event: London, The Arab British Center

    Introduction to Materials and Geometry

    calligraphy classes with Joumana Medlej

    14 Jan 2015
    4 Feb 2015

    This short course is a practical introduction to art materials and the basics of geometry. Wednesdays 18:00 – 20:00, Course…

  • event: London, The Arab British Center

    Creative Calligraphy

    Calligraphy classes with Joumana Medlej

    1 Apr 2015
    6 May 2015

    Kufi was the first Arabic script to be consciously made beautiful. Unlike later scripts characterized by strict formal rules, it…